Windows Server deployment

  • October 09, 2019 09 Oct'19

    October Patch Tuesday resolves 59 vulnerabilities

    Microsoft attempts to stamp out printing issues that originated from a faulty out-of-band patch for an Internet Explorer zero-day.

  • November 30, 2009 30 Nov'09

    Microsoft still playing catch up with Service Manager

    Microsoft is closer to delivering System Center Service Manager, but after long delays, the company may have missed the boat.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    Server data sheets: How they can simplify your server installations

    Servers are complex environments that are constantly changing, especially if users are assigned to them. A server data sheet allows you to keep track of all those changes. Here's what a server data sheet should contain.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Server consolidation: Modeling your consolidation server

    In performing a server consolidation, it's hard to figure out how many servers can be safely consolidated into one without running into diminishing returns. You should learn what each server's real needs and behaviors are, then model your ...

  • February 12, 2007 12 Feb'07

    Remote Desktop Console: Build the ultimate RDC step-by-step

    Build the Ultimate Remote Desktop console and manage multiple systems and environments in a single, central interface.

  • July 25, 2006 25 Jul'06

    Blades for server consolidation: Some considerations

    Determine if/where/when blades fit best into your consolidation project with this expert advice from industry veteran Barb Goldworm.

  • May 24, 2006 24 May'06

    Server power management tools highlighted in x86 roll outs from HP, IBM

    HP and IBM plan to start shipping out new x86 servers next month with updated processors, storage capabilities and power management tools.

  • March 30, 2006 30 Mar'06

    How to evaluate hardware

    You'll be in the driver's seat with this hardware evaluation guide. Bernie Klinder offers advice on evaluation basics for both internal and external devices.

  • December 12, 2005 12 Dec'05

    Scripting School: Writing output to a file

    One problem with producing output from a script is that it's temporary. Here's how you can make your scripts write the output to a text file using the File System Object.

  • October 19, 2005 19 Oct'05

    Exchange Server SP2 hits the street

    The latest service pack for Exchange Server 2003 touts better tools to fight phishing schemes, but the cool mobile management features won't be ready for two more months.

  • September 27, 2005 27 Sep'05

    Office 2003 SP2 cans spam

    Tuesday's patches contain spam and phishing crackdowns, plus support for November's SQL Server and Visual Studio releases.

  • July 29, 2005 29 Jul'05

    Microsoft's server business climbing

    Enterprise sales are up and revenue for the company's server software alone is "nipping at the heels of $10 billion," according to a top executive.

  • July 05, 2005 05 Jul'05

    High-availability clustering that won't break the bank

    What do the Boston Celtics and Mattress Discounters have in common? They both needed high-availability Windows clusters, but opted to go with third-party alternatives for what they needed and could afford.

  • June 28, 2005 28 Jun'05

    HP develops SAS-based storage blade

    HP is working on a SAS-based storage blade for its blade server product that will ship by year's end. Check out the benefits and limitations of this approach.

  • June 22, 2005 22 Jun'05

    Clustering works its way down

    Once relegated to Unix shops, the performance benefits of clustering are finding a home in the Windows environment and midsized organizations. Interest in Windows clustering is hot, and mission-critical applications like e-mail are fueling the fire.